Reducing stress on your feet, legs hips and back can be very effective in reducing pain. This is important for people who have problems with their stance or walking. An effective treatment is fitting your shoes for orthotics.
Why is it Important to have a proper shoe fit?
Reducing pain and discomfort is a major benefit to any patient. Orthotic inserts can give the support one needs and is designed specifically for the patients foot structure. By customizing the insert this can help align the spine and reduce pain in the back, hips, legs and feet.
Other benefits include reducing the amount of calluses and blisters along with other problems caused by the shoe rubbing up against the foot.
What exactly is Orthotics?
There are three types of Orthotics - Rigid Orthotics, Semi-Rigid Orthics and Soft Orthotics. Orthotics are inserts that are pre-made or customized to fit perfectly on the feet.
Call Dr. A today to get your custom orthotics in Portland and Salem, Oregon.